Key Features

  • Discusses male, anatomic, and ovulatory factors in infertility.
  • Includes a chapter on recurrent miscarriages.
  • Offers information on hormonal conditions that can affect reproduction.
  • Takes an evidence-based approach to infertility, giving you the benefit of all the latest clinical research.
  • Conveys information in an efficient and easy-to-read manner, perfect for rapid consultation in the busy clinical setting.

Table of Contents

Part I Reproductive Endocrinology and the Regulation of Menses

Steroids and prostaglandins in reproductive medicine

The normal Menstrual cycle

Normal and abnormal pubertal development

Primary amenorrhea

Hyperandrogenic disorders and PCOS

Secondary amenorrhea and prolactin disorders

Abnormal uterine bleeding

Premenstrual dysphoric syndrome

The Climacteric

Osteoporosis and bone metabolism

Human sexuality

Part II Infertility

Evaluating infertility

Male factor infertility

Ovulatory dysfunction (including LPD)

Anatomic infertility (including cervical factor)

Endometriosis

Unexplained infertility and diminished ovarian reserve

Assisted reproductive technologies

Details

No. of pages:
400
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323040549
Electronic ISBN:
9780323070744